Books for grades 6-8

  Belly Up by Stuart Gibbs

  The Boys Who Challenged Hitler by Phillip M. Hoose

  Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans by Don Brown

  Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

  The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo Book 1) by Rick Riordan

  The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

  Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

  A Long Way From Chicago by Richard Peck

  Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

  Ms. Bixby's Last Day by John David Anderson

  The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

  The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

  Old Yeller by Fred Gipson

  One Half From the East by Nadia Hashimi

  Peak by Roland Smith

  Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff

  Savvy by Ingrid Law

  Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper

Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk

  A Year in the Life of a Complete and Total Genius by Stacey Matson